York Family Information Service is a free and impartial information service for mums, dads and carers of children and young people aged 0-19 (or up to 25 for disabled children).
The Family Information Service can help with anything and everything around family life.
If you're a mum, dad or carer, and have a question but don't know where to go, then please contact us.
There are lots of things you're automatically expected to know as a parent. Our information scheme means we send you important information about family life that we hope will help you.
We don't use adverts, just useful information when you need it.
When it comes to choosing childcare there are lots of options to think about. York Family Information Service has information about all childcare in and around York. We can provide you with tailored information and talk you through different ways of reducing your childcare bill.
The Public Poll to name our bear is now closed.
And the winning name is..........Tom.
Thank you for all our entrants and to everyone who voted. We received over 150 votes.
Full results for our poll are available here
The winner of our mini-bear is Mia Boldison (aged 4) who submitted the winning name. Congratulations Mia!
Tom posing with "mini-Tom" which is on its way to Mia. Tom will be tweeting his thoughts on our Twitter page soon.